Preoperative Cardiac, Pulmonary and Digestive Comorbidities of Morbidly Obese Patients Undergoing Bariatric Surgery: Morbidity, Assessment and Management.

@article{Du2014PreoperativeCP,
  title={Preoperative Cardiac, Pulmonary and Digestive Comorbidities of Morbidly Obese Patients Undergoing Bariatric Surgery: Morbidity, Assessment and Management.},
  author={Xiao Xue Du and Si-qin Zhang and Zhong Cheng and Yang Li and Hao-ming Tian and Jian-kun Hu and Zongguang Zhou},
  journal={Hepato-gastroenterology},
  year={2014},
  volume={61 131},
  pages={683-8}
}
BACKGROUND/AIMS To investigate a proper preoperative assessment and management of preoperative cardiac, pulmonary and digestive comorbidities in morbidly obese patients undergoing bariatric surgery. METHODOLOGY A general description of comorbidities in bariatric patients was reviewed and a clinical practice path in assessment and management of… CONTINUE READING